Visions, values and video streaming
Learning with e's
APRIL 15, 2016
The presentations will be live streamed to the web, so that you can also participate from wherever you are in the world. Photo by Jimmy Rehak on Wikimedia Commons Visions, values and video streaming by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 There are two ways you can join in.
Streaming learning events
Learning with e's
APRIL 20, 2016
We are live streaming all of the keynote lectures for the next few weeks for our Visions and Values module - with a focus on educational philosophy, theory and practice. The video of Dave's presentation is below, with much thanks to the digital wizardry of technical manager Benji Rogers and his team, who made sure the live feed went out on the web as well as recording it for posterity.
VIDEO: Bschlenker - Streaming with Periscope and Meerkat
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
MARCH 26, 2015
Live streaming apps on your phone have finally landed. And they are officially cool! Check out Meerkat and Periscope. And here''s my vlog on the topic
Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs
AUGUST 23, 2016
Now it’s video’s turn. While there is a plethora of video file types, which consist of codecs and containers, choosing the right one doesn’t have to be complicated … but it certainly can be. You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. If you’re really interested in video codecs click here for more info.
Workaround for video streaming issues in Captivate
MARCH 31, 2011
Problem: Videos do not get streamed in Adobe Captivate projects. Reason: The URIs of the videos are specified incorrectly. Captivate F4V FLV Streaming videoSolution: The format of the URI depends on how the FLV or F4V file is nested within the ‘App’ folder on the server. The first two sections in this article explain the URI formats when the [.]. How do I.
4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning
MARCH 25, 2016
The online video revolution that has occurred in the past decade influences many aspects of our lives, and that includes eLearning. Video has a growing presence in eLearning courses, and that’s for good reason. Just get a video camera and record the beetle so everyone can see a blown up image of that lil guy. Just show them video of the red hot molten rock in action.
(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
There is a lot of attention for video and use of multimedia online, after all youtube has almost 300 million view hours per day.Gemma Critchley talked about emoties while learning: "people will forget what you said but they will not forget how you made them feel". That partly explains the recent attention for video as a medium. Video is thus an intriguing medium and very popular.
Facebook’s New Streaming Service: What You Need to Know
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
There has been a lot of buzz within and outside of the tech community about live streaming. From Snapchat’s debut in 2011 to Twitter’s ugly war with Meerkat and its later acquisition of the streaming service, Periscope , Facebook is now tentatively entering the live streaming market. Currently, Facebook is allowing celebrities to post live video content to their News Feeds.
Join the #moodlewish Twitter Stream!
MAY 6, 2010
For example, wouldn't it be great if Moodle enabled us to share resource links and videos as efficiently and smoothly as what the Facebook Wall allows us to. Hopefully, the #moodlewish tag will provide an additional value added stream to Moodle developers and users around the world. Click image to view the visualized #moodlewish story clearly PLEASE WISH UP! Annoying!),
Webcam Video: Now Available in Snagit
JULY 12, 2016
The most typical use of webcams is for socializing or connecting with others virtually face-to-face via video chat. Another common use for webcams is for live streaming—like those the National Park Service uses to broadcast famous landmarks at Yellowstone National Park. But webcams can also record real-life video for you to use in video trainings, presentations, and more.
360 Degree Videos: The New Shiny Toy in Corporate Training
JULY 25, 2016
You know that feeling when you watch a scenic video and it captures your attention to such a great extent that you wish you could actually be there? Now, watch this video. Welcome to the world of 360 degree videos. 360 degree videos are making great headway globally, across social media platforms, video channels, industries, and just about anywhere else videos can be used.
Screencast Camp 2012: LIVE Streaming Sessions
AUGUST 3, 2012
We are going to be streaming the events of the main session room during the conference. We’ll be streaming at the following times: Friday, August 3: ~8 PM to 9:30 PM — Welcome and Session Planning. Refresh this blog post to see the live video stream and chat! The post Screencast Camp 2012: LIVE Streaming Sessions appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.
Role of Video Conferencing in Education
DECEMBER 2, 2013
If you have taken an elearning course, chances are that at some point there was a video component. For quite some time now, elearning developers have been utilizing video delivery as a method to present information. If the videos are delivered properly , the use of video to supplement content is an effective tool. But Why Live-Stream?
L&D Talk: Gartners Emerging Tech Hype Curve, LMS Platforms, The Changing L&D Industry
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
AUGUST 25, 2016
edtech Gartner Emerging Trends Hype Cycle LDTalk Learning and Development Industry Learning Management Systems Streaming Video TLDC16L&D Talk is presented by Litmos.com - Get your FREE trial at litmos.com/trial - Today our panel discussion centered around the new Gartner Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies report. We also discuss LMS markets, trends, and issues.
The Latest: What consumers are seeking; plus video and mobile data
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Besides the usual of mobile and video (more on that in a sec), the biggest requests these days are for xAPI, custom domain control and LRS. I’m a total believer and supporter of the first two, but I still have privacy and security concerns when it comes to a LRS and specifically the data record. Video Data – Munch, Munch, Munch, Burp. I’m a big video fan when it comes to e-learning, especially related to video courses, but have always been concerned about bandwidth and video size. DevLearn. What’s Hot in the LMS World. Add it.
10 Astounding Statistics about Online Video
APRIL 24, 2015
Online video has gotten big – but seeing just how big it’s gotten may surprise you. Here are 10 standout stats about online video that are bound to astound you. 1. Approximately 340,000 years worth of online video are watched every day. 2. 500 tweets every minute contain video links. 3. billion videos are watched every day. 4. 68% of viewers share video links. 5. Over 100 million people take social action on videos every week. 6. 37% of total Internet usage is video streaming.
Recording Skype and Google Hangout Video Calls
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
As a video creator, especially with screencasts, I am always looking for ways to enhance my content and improve the engagement of my viewers. One way is to introduce video of a subject matter expert or key person into the video. Unfortunately, I can’t always go onsite or the person is located too far away where I can capture video of them. Video. Background Noise.
Video-Based Learning: Engaging Your Audience with Video Content
OCTOBER 6, 2016
A study investigating the effectiveness of two teaching approaches, illustrated text-based versus video-based, concluded the following: “Video-based e Learning is superior to illustrated text-based e Llearning when teaching certain practical skills.”. Here are four best practices that eLearning content creators should follow when producing video-based course materials. 1.
Calculating Interactive Video ROI
DECEMBER 1, 2015
Today, Brightcove and Demand Metric released a first-of-its kind Interactive Video Benchmarking Study. And we’ll show you how to calculate interactive video ROI using specific examples from our customers. Interactive video is mainstream. 68% of people who use interactive video see the importance as growing. 2% see it as shrinking. MECLABS: Middle-of-the-Funnel Video.
Fewer Full-Sized Courses. More learning snacks, ePubs, Videos, and Reference Tools
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
We see two “trends within the trend”: ePubs and videos. Videos. Video addresses all those issues. Video can be an excellent source of quick howto information or quick overview information. Video is also a terrific replacement for Flash animations inside eLearning courses, providing a mobile-friendly solution to creating animation effects. complete. ePubs.
10 Top Tools to Develop First-Rate Product Demonstration Videos
AUGUST 12, 2016
In this context, product demonstration videos can powerfully evangelize your high quality products in no time. Well designed product demonstration videos can shorten the sales process, save the time of your sales teams and your customers, and also be instrumental in avoiding unqualified leads. Product demo videos: Showcase your product features, benefits, and unique use cases.
Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Ireland
The E-Learning Curve
DECEMBER 22, 2015
learning elearning ireland neolithic Newgrange winter solstice spiral streaming videoToday at dawn the chamber of the Stone Age monument at Newgrange, Ireland is illuminated by the rising sun entering the passage to light up the chamber.
Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. You can even host your corporate training videos on them. Training videos are not for advertising, branding, or marketing to promote on the web and social media platforms. So, it’s better to host your corporate training videos on a Learning Management System (LMS). How to Host Videos on an LMS.
FERGHSC on adopting eFront LMS & creating a new revenue stream
MARCH 1, 2013
FERGHSC is an online tutoring business based in Sydney, Australia that focuses on supporting students in their final year of schooling (the Australian Higher School Certificate aka HSC) their focus is on developing systems for HSC success through video lessons, interactive feedback such as their essay marking service and website course material, developed by a team of experts. We had the pleasure of speaking with the FERGHSC team recently and gained some insight into why they chose eFront over other LMS’ and how it helped them create a new revenue stream.
ADA/508/504 and Video Accessibility
JULY 1, 2014
A little old, but still highly relevant, from the November 2013 Streaming Media West conference came a session titled “Best Practices for Implementing Accessible Video Captioning” Representatives from Dell, T-Mobile, and Google/YouTube discussed video captioning, mobile video, and video translation. 508/Accessibility Academics Multimedia
eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos
DECEMBER 15, 2009
With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. However, often we find videos not being used optimally. Here are a few technical aspects to keep in mind when working with videos. Choosing source video. a. Encoding videos to FLV. Video delivery options.
12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools
DECEMBER 25, 2014
When creating an online course, you often need to capture a live video, audio, or screen recording. We’ve narrowed it down to 12 great eLearning audio and video tools to help you get started easily. iMovie allows you to turn your home video into your favorite film with just a few clicks. Fine-tune every cut and transition, edit color and audio, and fix shaky video. Easily records your screen and features great video editing options when you need to create a professional video for your online course. iMovie. Chirbit. ScreenFlow. Windows Movie Maker.
How to Make Better eLearning Videos
DECEMBER 8, 2015
Among them, videos are one of the most widely used medium. Why should we use videos? As per research conducted by Cisco, 84% of internet traffic will contain video content by 2018. From a pedagogical standpoint, video minimizes the reading load and quickly draws the learner’s attention towards the subject matter. If a picture is worth a thousand words, what would be the worth of an interesting video in an online course? When to use videos in an online course? Videos can be used in a variety of ways such as: Course Introductions. Short interviews.
Using Video in eLearning Part One
JANUARY 20, 2016
Video is a learning game changer. Video, when properly utilized, can be a powerful tool for actively engaging your target audience while supporting their learning processes to the fullest potential. high quality, well-polished video with compelling material will draw learners in, evoking a sense of expertise and dramatically increasing your ability to capture their focus.
4 Reasons Your Workplace Needs Video
OCTOBER 22, 2015
Today, businesses are using video to inform, educate, and influence a wide range of audiences, including their employees. According to a recent survey, 93% of internal communications teams said they see video as an important tool; another two-thirds said they expected to increase their budgets for video. Advances in recording and media streaming technologies have made video more affordable and accessible than ever, allowing companies of all sizes and types to incorporate video into their communications strategies. Video boosts comprehension.
Why Online Video Platforms Work for Intranet Video
JUNE 23, 2015
What’s the easiest and safest way to share training videos, company updates, and messages from the CEO to all of the employees in your organization? What if everyone in the company watches the video on your intranet web server at the time same and it crashes? It also takes a good amount of time to find a video player, get the video in the right format, and then manage the metadata. Furthermore, your videos need to be accessible across mobile devices since nearly everyone watches video on mobile today. Featured-Blog intranet video online video platform
How to create training videos with Camtasia
JUNE 21, 2013
At eFront we have created all our video tutorials using Camtasia so we wanted to share with you our tips and tricks in a step-by-step guide! The first and most important step is building the scenario of your video tutorial. The more descriptive it is the easier it will be for you to capture your video. Step 2: Capture your video. Step 3: Editing your video.
Debunking Misconceptions about Video Learning
APRIL 28, 2016
There are more than bil lion users (almost one-third of all people on the Internet) on YouTube, who spend extensive hours watching YouTube videos for entertainment as well as for education on a daily basis. This is why organizations are trying to integrate video learning in to their training and development practices. Business E-learning elearning eLL
How Video Adds Faces and Value to Digital Workplaces
MARCH 31, 2015
Digital workplaces today must be video-friendly in order to keep pace with consumer interests. Skype reported that 35% of its 2 billion minutes of traffic – some video and some voice-only – is business-related (Gartner). According to a survey conducted by Kaltura, employees watch, on average, seven hours of work-related videos per month, and in organizations where video has been expertly deployed, that number rises to more than 30 hours. Video streaming and videoconferencing are a means to accomplish this style change.